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Re: how to rename multiple files



On Tue, Dec 10, 2002 at 11:20:31AM -0800, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> if [ -e *.JPG ]; then for i in *.JPG; do mv "$i" "${i%.JPG}.jpg"; done fi

That -e test looks dreadful ... surely it'll usually expand to lots of
arguments which will confuse [, or perhaps to an empty string (nullglob)
which will also confuse test?

-- 
Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]



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